I need to import a database into MS SQL but I do not want to end up with a transaction log as large as the database. What's the best way to do the import? [more inside]
[igiveupfilter] Trying to export my current wordpress-run blog onto a new wordpress-run blog. I keep getting an XML error that says "XML document must have a top level element. Error processing resource 'file:///C:/Users/damnjezebel/Desktop/wordpress.2008-05-16.xml". I've tried this link which helped me the last time I moved my blog, but that's not working this time. I've tried changing permissions as well and no luck. please help me import my old blog before i pull all of my damn hair out!
I have a list of a few hundred sites that I need to subscribe to via RSS. I have the URLs, but not the feed URLs. Is there a way to subscribe en masse without knowing the feed URLs? I need a way to automate this as it's something I'll need to do again in the future. [more inside]
I'm using Avid Xpress Pro HD 5.2. I have found that it won't import .mov files unless the latest version of quicktime is installed on the computer. However, it won't export unless I install a much older version of quicktime (6.1) (Otherwise I get error message "export format may require audio or video tracks.") [more inside]
Need to find very specific type of hat on the INTARWEBS. First seen in San Francisco's Chinatown. Picture follows... [more inside]
Cleaning up imported data in excel using VBA. [more inside]
As a follow up to this question, can I use the following scheme to get all my popped emails back into my Yahoo account? [more inside]
Im looking into buying a boat... 17-18 foot bowrider... I dont know too much about them, i found a 1999 larson sei with the 3.0litre volvo penta and only 22 hours for $9000usd, its just across the border (im in canada)... its either that or a bayliner which sem to be very popular... has anyone had good or bad experiences with these boats and could reccomend one or the other? (or something else) Also anyone imported a boat into canada from the states and have advice on what to watch out for? Thanks all :) [more inside]
Is there a way I can upload old emails into my Yahoo account? I was previously using Thunderbird as my client but now want to exclusively use Yahoo webmail, and would like to have my 'Sent' mail and the contents of a couple of other email folders that I've downloaded locally to be available online. [more inside]
I'm in the UK. I need to play R1 and R2 DVDs on my laptop - can it be as easy as buying a £15 external DVD drive and setting that R1? [more inside]
I'd like to supplement my income by selling a few used cars from the Southern US to Canadians— at a fair price. What are the drawbacks? [more inside]
I want to import transactions into QuickBooks. Anyone have a template .csv file used to import large numbers of invoices at a time? [more inside]
Moving to London from Northern California in early January. I have a fairly substantial (100+ bottles) wine collection that I'd really like to take with me. Is there any way to do this without getting screwed on customs duty?
Frank's Original Red Hot sauce. Where can I find it in the UK? [more inside]
One of my friends is obsessed with acquiring some of this delectable hot sauce, but it doesn't seem to be available in the United States. [more inside]
How to get MBOX mailboxes into Eudora (including attachments)? [more inside]
When I import my 700 bookmarks into http://del.icio.us they are automatically set to "not shared." I understand this is to prevent spam, and I have been unable to find an alternative to manually setting each link to "share." Is there a solution I have overlooked? Or, is there a cooler/niftier alternative to del.icio.us that I should be using instead? Thank you.
What happens to US electronics that break in their new UK home? [more inside]
MySQL, PHPMyAdmin and XML imports/export problem... [more inside]
Looking for a barcode scanner (>$100; usb, wireless or firewire) to import books into delicious library on mac 10.3.9. Must be plug and play (no cuecat).
buying a used car vs. importing one ... what taxes, fees should I expect? [more inside]
Does anyone have experience bringing goods ($1000+) across the Canadian border into the US? [more inside]
Automate Excel Filter..... I am getting via email a CSV file daily that I would like to automate into excel. [more inside]
How do I export or convert my Thunderbird inbox into the Unix mailbox format? [more inside]
Lancia Deltas are great cars - why are there none/next to none in the US? [more inside]
How do you get mail in "mbox" fomat into Gmail via pop? [more inside]
Is it legal for an individual to bring an airsoft gun with them from China to the USA provided that it meets all safety regulations (orange tip) and complies with local laws? [more inside]
Why does Microsoft Word (OS X v.11) hate PDFs? Or: Please help me make this stats assignment just a little less frustrating. [more inside]
Over a year ago, MeFi users described how it was possible to mass import addresses into MySpace from your address book. Now, scouring the site as described in the original post, I can't find this function. Have they removed it? Is there an automated tool / hack I could use to check if anyone from my address book has a MySpace profile? I'd raher not do it manually. address by address.
Help my friend find an accountant for her small but growing import business. [more inside]
3D-filter I need to know if there is some sort of web plugin that can show full 3dsMax creations on the web. Spin, Zoom and Tag, more info after the link... [more inside]
Flat file importing best practices? tips? ideas? [more inside]
What gets charged VAT and what does not when sending things from the US to the UK? [more inside]
I imported some mp3s into iTunes, searched for them in my music library and couldn't find them. I tried re-importing them: same thing. Finally, I found them in the podcast library. I don't want them there. How does iTunes decide to put a particular mp3 in the podcast library? I can't see any obvious tag that tells it to do this. What can I do to these mp3s to get to to show up in my main library?
We're trying to find Drumgray Cream Liqueur in the US. Does anyone know of a way to get this awesome stuff in the states, or do the limeys get to keep it all to themselves?
How can I export all of the posts and comments from a Drupal story node into the Movable Type import format? [more inside]
Referencing roll-your-own Python modules in other Python applications. What's my deal? [more inside]
I am living in Spain and would like to order clothes from online stores in USA and the US version of eBay. How much can I order for without risking to pay any tax or/and import "fees"?
What happens if you order alcohol from one EU country (Italy) to be delivered to another EU country (the UK)? [more inside]
How hard and expensive it would be to import a Toyota from Canada into the US? We're looking at the Yaris, but the love of my life wants the 5 door hatchback and Toyota only sells the 3 door in the US. This is new for us, so please help out! [more inside]
I'm working on transitioning a blog from Movable Type to Wordpress, and I'm getting hung up on one technical issue [more inside]
What should I import from China to sell on eBay as a side-job? [more inside]
We love our Prius. We reproduced. Hybrid SUVs are lame. Is there any way to import this from Japan? [more inside]
I want to import a Japanese Nintendo DS game. [more inside]
Importing a car from the US to the UK. [more inside]
What does it take to import an older vehicle into the US? [more inside]
What do I have to obtain in order for me to export merchandise to Mexico? [more inside]
What is your favorite way to archive RTF files into one large file? Programs such as Treepad etc. are good for collecting the contents of numerous files into one large archive. What will accomplish this best? [more inside]
Asics have some velcro sneakers I like on their Japanese site, but not on their US site - how can I get hold of a pair?
What's the best way to get British cask beer to Mexico City? [more inside]